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A Priceless Gift

One of my heroes passes away this week. Zig Ziglar was a phenomenal motivational speaker, author, and sales trainer. One of my favorites quotes by him dovetails with job search beautifully. “You can get everything in life you want if … Continue reading

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Vibrant

Dictionary.com defines vibrant as vigorous, energetic, and vital. An excellent life is a vibrant one. Would this be a word those who know you best would use to describe you? Or, do you feel you are the exact opposite of … Continue reading

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Jobless Rate Predicted Accurately and What to Infer

Paul J. Devitt The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) fulfilled my prediction from earlier in the year when I said that the government’s reported unemployment rate would fall to below 8% just before the presidential election. Their tricks and treats … Continue reading

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Private Sector Jobs on Hold as Washington and New York feast on the Spoils

Paul J. Devitt Can this miserable job economy be fixed? This is the central question people are asking. In short, the sugar high of deficit spending by the federal government and money printing by the Federal Reserve will be forced … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Keep Your Positive Attitude During Your Job Search

Looking for a job is one of the most challenging journeys you’ll ever take. Staying positive is essential and difficult. It’s easy to go into a negative place…. you’re stressed because the job search is taking longer than you anticipated; … Continue reading

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Learn to sell yourself: Alex’s Story

Be succinct and show your contribution to the bottom line and you’ll get the job! Join our LinkedIn Group Get Your Personal Branding Video™ Become a Fan on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Job Box Report | Job Search & … Continue reading

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Networking on Steroids: The In-Person Job Interview

Don’t forget an in-person job interview also offers invaluable industry contacts regardless of the outcome. Take full advantage of the meeting. Join our LinkedIn Group Get Your Personal Branding Video™ Become a Fan on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Job … Continue reading

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Take The First Step Toward Reinventing Yourself

The most common question I get from clients and readers of my book “Take Back Your Career” is “how do I start to reinvent myself?” Because I’ve been down-sized, right-sized, over-sized and under-sized I know from personal experience exactly where … Continue reading

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The One Thing You Must Do In An Interview

Scott Green offers simple tools and strategies to be the solution to the hiring manager’s problems. Join our LinkedIn Group Get Your Personal Branding Video™ Become a Fan on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Job Box Report | Job Search … Continue reading

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Identify your strengths – Lisa’s story

Discover an easy way to pinpoint your strengths so you can become more successful. Join our LinkedIn Group Get Your Personal Branding Video™ Become a Fan on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Job Box Report | Job Search & News … Continue reading

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